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The Maine Brew Bus
Ranked #1 of 46 activities in Portland
Category: Tours
Owner description: Welcome to The Maine Brew Bus. Maine's Original Brew Bus proudly offering Brewery Tours in Portland, Maine and beyond! Maine,... more » Owner description: Welcome to The Maine Brew Bus. Maine's Original Brew Bus proudly offering Brewery Tours in Portland, Maine and beyond! Maine, the way life should be bursting over 50 breweries and over 200 different brands of quality handcrafted beer. The Maine Brew Bus is a Maine Brewery Bus Tour Company dedicated to promoting these local breweries by offering a unique and personal beer tour experience. Our beer tours are all-inclusive and provide transportation to and from Maine’s award-winning breweries as well as smaller, upcoming breweries, pub snacks, a brewery tour, beer trivia, fun and of course Beer! Whether you are a visitor, a local, an amateur sipper or a full-on connoisseur, we’ll take care of you every step of the way, making sure you have the best experience possible. Looking for Cruise Ship Excursions in Portland, Maine or Kennebunkport, Maine? We have those types of tours as well. The Maine Brew Bus also offers Private Maine Bus Tours for your company outings, birthday parties, or bachelor & bachelorette parties. « less
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Ranked #2 of 46 activities in Portland
Category: Tours
Owner description: Wine Wise is a wine education and events service that takes you beyond the typical wine tasting or wine dinner.Host Erica... more » Owner description: Wine Wise is a wine education and events service that takes you beyond the typical wine tasting or wine dinner.Host Erica Archer provides a thorough and enlightening educational experience as she leads guests in a fresh interactive approach geared towards building your wine knowledge and tasting experience. Guests arriving at a Wine Wise event are presented with a series of wines to taste and participate in discussions about each, through a rich and rewarding wine education experience. At each unique event: * Leave with a toolbox of wine evaluation and appreciation skills that will enable you to approach any wine comfortably.* Expand your ability to articulate what is going on in your wine glass.* Discover what to expect from distinct grape varietals and wine making regions.* Learn what to expect from certain terms on a wine label when selecting your next bottle of wine. « less
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Ranked #3 of 46 activities in Portland
Category: Tours
Owner description: Lucky Catch Cruises offers 1 1/2 hour lobstering excursions in Casco Bay, Maine. The tours depart from Long Wharf in Portland... more » Owner description: Lucky Catch Cruises offers 1 1/2 hour lobstering excursions in Casco Bay, Maine. The tours depart from Long Wharf in Portland and operate from the first weekend of May through the last weekend of October. A typical lobster excursion involves pulling eight traps near scenery such as the Portland Headlight Lighthouse, Civil War Fort Gorges and the Seal Rocks. Lobsters can be purchased after the tour for a discounted price and brought to the restaurant next door for cooking. We limit the number of passengers on each boat, so please call ahead for reservations. All the best from Maine! « less
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Ranked #4 of 46 activities in Portland
Category: Bus tours
Owner description: Maine is a haven for craft beer, and what better way to enjoy the Maine beer experience than to have us bring you to where... more » Owner description: Maine is a haven for craft beer, and what better way to enjoy the Maine beer experience than to have us bring you to where the magic happens! Have you ever wondered how a beer gets bottled or canned? What the difference between an Ale and a Lager is? Why some beers are darker than others and what exactly is a hop? Wonder no more! We offer a few different tours, one on Thursday and a couple on Friday and Saturday, where we will pay a visit to some of the many great breweries in and around Portland, ME. While on the bus we will be sure to give you some of the rich beer history in Maine, and even toss some goodies at you, by way of some trivia. We will even have the opportunity to sample some great beers from outside of Portland, from the likes of Maine Beer Co. and Baxter Brewing Company and more! « less
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Ranked #5 of 46 activities in Portland
Category: Tours
Owner description: Half-day bicycle tours of Portland, Maine featuring five lighthouses. Half-day tours in Kennebunk, Maine featuring the area's... more » Owner description: Half-day bicycle tours of Portland, Maine featuring five lighthouses. Half-day tours in Kennebunk, Maine featuring the area's beaches and history. Choose between a regular or an electric bike. « less
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Ranked #6 of 46 activities in Portland
Category: Tours
Owner description: Legends & History of Haunted Portland. Join your fellow thrill seekers and history lovers for this VERY entertaining and... more » Owner description: Legends & History of Haunted Portland. Join your fellow thrill seekers and history lovers for this VERY entertaining and unique stroll through the cobblestone streets of the Old Port. Our professional performance artists turn factual dark history dating from the 1600's into theater and even Stand-up comedy at times! Featuring Indian Attacks, Witch Trials, Pirates, terrific story telling, hysterical impersonations and more, this extremely ghost popular tour boasts guests who return year after year. It's not a lot of walking, but it sure is a lot of fun! « less
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Ranked #7 of 46 activities in Portland
Category: Tours
Owner description: Join Maine Foodie Tours and taste your way through town! Entertaining guides immerse you in cultural history while satisfying... more » Owner description: Join Maine Foodie Tours and taste your way through town! Entertaining guides immerse you in cultural history while satisfying your taste buds with culinary delights. « less
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Ranked #8 of 46 activities in Portland
Category: Breweries
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Ranked #9 of 46 activities in Portland
Category: Tours
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Ranked #10 of 46 activities in Portland
Category: Tours
Owner description: If you want to get up close and personal with Portland’s landmarks, lighthouses and harbor seals AND learn some city history,... more » Owner description: If you want to get up close and personal with Portland’s landmarks, lighthouses and harbor seals AND learn some city history, join Portland Discovery on a Land & Sea Tour! Start your day on board the Discovery trolley as you travel from city streets to rocky coast and make your way to Portland Head Light, Maine’s oldest and most photographed lighthouse! After a break for lunch and shopping in the Old Port, board a classic cruise boat for a 90-minute narrated harbor tour, where you’ll see 4 lighthouses up close, 3 Civil War forts and several of the inner bay islands, including Halfway Rock Ledge, home to many seals and seabirds. « less
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Ranked #11 of 46 activities in Portland
Category: Breweries
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Ranked #12 of 46 activities in Portland
Owner description: Portland Paddle offers sea kayak and stand-up paddleboard (SUP) rentals, tours and lessons. We provide paddling adventures... more » Owner description: Portland Paddle offers sea kayak and stand-up paddleboard (SUP) rentals, tours and lessons. We provide paddling adventures for all skill levels, including complete beginners. We send out two-hour sunset kayak tours every evening and half-day kayak tours three mornings each week. Experienced paddlers can rent kayaks or SUPs and explore the Maine Island Trail. We're located at the East End Beach a short drive or walk from downtown Portland. Our site on the waterfront of Casco Bay is perfectly situated for paddling. Dozens of interesting islands are nearby and the waters near the beach are relatively calm and protected. « less
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Ranked #13 of 46 activities in Portland
Category: Tours
Owner description: Port City Running Tours is a locally owned and operated company offering brewery, scenic, and historical running tours of... more » Owner description: Port City Running Tours is a locally owned and operated company offering brewery, scenic, and historical running tours of Portland. Our Brewery Run stops at several local breweries for samples of the beverages and an explanation of their brewing process. Samples at each brewery are included in the price of your tour. Participants must be at least 21 years old and bring a valid ID. For more information on any of our tours or to make a reservation, visit our website for contact information. « less
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Ranked #14 of 46 activities in Portland
Category: Spas
Owner description: Not an indulgence, but a necessity in today's hectic world, Nine Stones offers a transcendent atmosphere and a momentary... more » Owner description: Not an indulgence, but a necessity in today's hectic world, Nine Stones offers a transcendent atmosphere and a momentary respite where you can restore your essential energies, your sense of well-being and management of your skin. Whether you experience the restorative power of a hot stone massage or the balancing effects of our personalized facials and spa treatments, you will emerge relaxed, beautiful and poised for your next challenges. « less
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Ranked #15 of 46 activities in Portland
Category: Tours
Owner description: Sail with us on an authentic sailing vessel steeped in history - and have the experience of a lifetime. Bagheera and... more » Owner description: Sail with us on an authentic sailing vessel steeped in history - and have the experience of a lifetime. Bagheera and Wendameen provide the perfect vantage point to enjoy some of Maine's most beautiful sights and sounds - from the deck of a storied wooden schooner built in the early 20th century. For an afternoon, a day, or an overnight windjammer adventure, from Portland Harbor through the pristine waters of Casco Bay and beyond, refresh your spirit and excite your soul with an unforgettable sail reminiscent of a simpler time. « less
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Ranked #16 of 46 activities in Portland
Category: Wineries
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Ranked #17 of 46 activities in Portland
Category: Segway Tours
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Ranked #18 of 46 activities in Portland
Category: Tours
Owner description: Enjoy the history of Portland with Maine's only multi-media tour. Our historic fire engine tour leaves right in front of the... more » Owner description: Enjoy the history of Portland with Maine's only multi-media tour. Our historic fire engine tour leaves right in front of the Portland Lobster Company located at 180 Commercial Street. It also includes admission into the Maine Narrow Gauge Railroad and the Portland Observatory on select days. « less
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Ranked #19 of 46 activities in Portland
Category: Boat Tours
Owner description: Enjoy the heritage and beauty of Casco Bay aboard our 74' Maine built windjammer, Frances. Unwind and absorb as you take in... more » Owner description: Enjoy the heritage and beauty of Casco Bay aboard our 74' Maine built windjammer, Frances. Unwind and absorb as you take in Portland’s working waterfront, and the beautifully rugged islands just beyond. Sailing 3 times daily, May thru October. Frances is available for charter, accommodating parties of up to 42 guests. A sail aboard the Frances is an idyllic and unforgettable Maine experience; unique educational, and fun. We invite you to share in our adventure. « less
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Ranked #20 of 46 activities in Portland
Category: Water sports
Deep Sea Fishing Trips in the Gulf of Maine for Cod, Haddock, Sharks & Tuna with USCG Licensed Captain, Ed Snell
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Ranked #21 of 46 activities in Portland
Category: Bus tours
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Ranked #22 of 46 activities in Portland
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Ranked #24 of 46 activities in Portland
Category: Tours
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Ranked #25 of 46 activities in Portland
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Ranked #26 of 46 activities in Portland
Category: Spas
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Ranked #27 of 46 activities in Portland
Category: Tours
Scenic and historic amphibious (duck) tours of Portland, ME, and Tampa, FL.
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Ranked #28 of 46 activities in Portland
Category: Waterfalls
Portland's only waterfall, located at the Fore River Sanctuary.
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Ranked #29 of 46 activities in Portland
Category: Tours

At the center of House Island Lobster Bakes and Tours is the magnificent three-story granite Fort Scammel at one end of House Island.  The private island is reached via the... more »

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Ranked #30 of 46 activities in Portland
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